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Lower 9th Ward String Orchestra

Mon, 11/25/13
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News from City Noise Ordinance/CZO Public Input Hearing on 11/20/2013

Mon, 11/25/13
Authored by Andrew Grafe
In what may be the final weeks of the citizens of New Orleans’ chance to offer input into the upcoming revision of the Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance--which governs zoning throughout metro New Orleans--issues of when, where and who can offer live music continue to stir cont... Read more

Three by Sonny Landreth, Live at WFUV

Mon, 11/25/13
Authored by David Stafford
Props to our public radio siblings at Fordham Univesity's WFUV for these three songs by Lousisana bluesman Sonny Landreth ("Wonderide", "Forgotten Story", and "Cherry Ball Blues"), recorded August 2, 2012 in WFUV's Studio A in New York. "Wonderide":   "Forgotten Story":  ... Read more

"New Orleans All The Way Live: Musical and Culinary Families "

Mon, 11/25/13
Authored by George Ingmire
On this week’s program, we celebrate the holidays with some of the musical families of New Orleans, featuring sets by Ellis and Jason Marsalis, Steve and Sasha Masakowski, Aaron and Ivan Neville, and the late Walter Payton and his son, Nicholas Payton. Heritage runs deep and a... Read more

Youssou N'Dour at the Africa Festival

Fri, 11/22/13
Authored by David Stafford
Here's 16 minutes of Youssou N'Dour, the great Senegalese singer, songwriter and precussionist (not to mention his country's current Minister of Tourism & Culture and "perhaps the most famous singer alive" in Senegal and much of Africa) preforming at the Africa Festival in ... Read more

'OZone Email Newsletter for November, 2013

Wed, 11/20/13
In This Issue Season of Thanksgiving Cuttin' Class with the Lower Ninth Ward String Band 'OZ Birthday Bash Doubleheader! Epic Swamp Shop Sale 2014 Class Got Brass Applications Available Fringe Festival 2013 Runs Through November ... Read more

Mulgrew Miller, April 4, 2013

Tue, 11/19/13
Mulgrew Miller and Jelly Roll Justice talk about Miller as a performer, the inability to teach improvisation, what defines jazz, and more. Read more

Chef John Besh Recipes from New Orleans All The Way Live: 240

Tue, 11/19/13

Theresa Andersson :: Full Session via Liveset

Tue, 11/19/13
Authored by David Stafford
This Theresa Andersson Liveset performance was streamed live on December 14, 2010 from the Martine Chaisson Gallery on Camp St. in downtown New Orleans. It was published on Jun 28, 2012. The set includes "Oh Mary", "Blue Skies", Fats Domino's "It Keeps Raining", Allen Touss... Read more

Music Video: Kermit Ruffins, "Drop Me Off In New Orleans"

Mon, 11/18/13
Authored by David Stafford
If you go to the YouTube home page and enter New Orleans music in the search box, this video is the first result***: Kermit Ruffins, "Drop Me Off In New Orleans", with Jam in the Van parked outside his Treme Speakeasy. Sounds about right! Like all Jam in the Van videos, you... Read more

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